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Software Development Manager

Software Development Manager

Job ID 
561689
Company/Location (search) 
CA-BC-Vancouver
Posted Date 
7/25/2017
Company 
AMZN CAN Fulfillment Svcs, Inc
Recruiting Team 
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Job Description

Amazon Business Payments team is responsible for developing the platform and applications used to introduce new and innovative payment methods to customers as well as support Amazon’s global co-brand and private label credit cards along with the world’s largest rewards catalog, Shop with Points. The technology we build and operate varies widely, ranging from large scale Distributed Engineering incorporating the latest from Machine Learning in the Big Data space to customer and mobile friendly User Experiences. We are an Agile team, moving quickly in collaboration with our business to bring new features to Amazon Business customers while having fun and bring new inventions along the way. If you can think big and want to join a fast moving team breaking new ground at Amazon we would like to speak with you.

As a part of this role you will:
-Build and manage a team of Software Engineers.
-Foster career growth and a strong team culture.
-Recruit, hire, mentor, and coach technical staff.
-Interface with our product team to understand requirements, set priorities and communicate direction and progress.
-Manage Agile development process and methodology to deliver incremental value to customers.
-Help develop long-term business technology strategies for Amazon Business Payments

Basic Qualifications


  • Bachelor's degree or higher in a technical field, such as computer science or engineering
  • 10+ years experience planning, designing, developing and delivering software.
  • 5+ years experience as a People Manager in a software development organization.
  • Experience leading highly-skilled software engineering teams
  • Experience forming teams and recruiting software engineers
  • Experience developing careers of highly-skilled software engineers
  • Good understanding of various platforms and technologies (Java, AWS, Python, Ruby)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Preferred Qualifications


  • Has taken software products from inception to customer delivery
  • Practical experience with software engineering best practices
  • Experience with Agile software development methodologies
  • Proven track record building high-performing software development teams
  • Passionate about delivering the right things for your customers at very high quality
  • Experience in Payments domain

Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation